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The Best Budget Android Phones

The New York Times · 20 min

After testing new models, we’ve updated this guide with all new picks. High-end Android phones can cost $1,000 or more, but you don’t need to spend that much to get a great phone.

T-Mobile will now let you test drive its home internet for free

The Verge · 2 min

If you buy something from a Verge link, Vox Media may earn a commission. See our ethics statement. T-Mobile launched its 5G home internet service around this time last year with the promise of a low $50 monthly rate, easy setup, and data speeds at least as good as traditional broadband internet.

4 smart reasons to keep an old USB drive around

Popular Science · 4 min

When your old tech gets too old for its primary use, you’ve still got options: phones can become security cameras, tablets can become e-readers, and laptops can be adapted to act as dedicated media servers. This type of hardware recycling can apply to USB drives too.